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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Overbrook High School and be of some renown.

Famous alumni from Overbrook High School; graduates who have achieved stature in their field. Photos are included in this notable Overbrook High School alumni list. Prominent alums from this institution include celebrities, politicians, business people, and more. This list of distinguished Overbrook High School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance and sortable by column if you need to search by specific criteria. You can also search and filter the list to find a specific person or name. Please note that this directory is not just composed of graduates of this school; you can find any famous people who attended this school for at least a semester here. This list of successful alumni may even include a few celebrities who attended Overbrook High School.

Examples of graduates on this list include Wilt Chamberlain and Will Smith.

This list answers the questions “who are the most famous alumni from Overbrook High School?” and “what is a list of big names that went to Overbrook High School?”

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Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Record producer, Rapper, Television producer Willard Carroll "Will" Smith, Jr. is an American actor, producer, rapper, and songwriter. He has enjoyed success in television, film, and music. In April 2007, Newsweek called him ...more

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Guion Bluford is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Pilot, Astronaut Dr. Guion Stewart “Guy” Bluford, Jr., is an engineer, NASA astronaut, and the first African American in space. Before becoming an astronaut, Bluford was a Colonel in the U.S. Air Force. He ...more

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Wilt Chamberlain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Basketball player, Screenwriter, Coach Wilton Norman "Wilt" Chamberlain was an American basketball player. He played for the Philadelphia/San Francisco Warriors, the Philadelphia 76ers and the Los Angeles Lakers of the NBA; ...more

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Chaka Fattah is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Politician Chaka Fattah is the U.S. representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district, serving since 1995. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He previously served in the Pennsylvania Senate ...more

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Malik Rose is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Basketball player Malik Jabari Rose is an American former professional basketball player, and current broadcaster for the Philadelphia 76ers.

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James Lassiter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Businessperson, Television producer, Film Producer James Lassiter is an American film producer. He is actor Will Smith's long-time business partner.

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Mike Gale is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Basketball player Michael Eugene "Mike" Gale is a retired American basketball player. Gale was a 6'4" guard at Elizabeth City State University. He was drafted in the third round of the 1971 NBA ...more

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Alan Butkovitz is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Alan Butkovitz Alan L. Butkovitz is the City Controller of Philadelphia. As the city's chief financial watchdog, Butkovitz is in charge of auditing all city departments, including the budgets of City Council ...more

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Phil Jasner is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Phil Jasner Sports journalism, Journalist, Author Philip Mark "Phil" Jasner was an award-winning sports journalist in Philadelphia. Phil Jasner joined the staff of the Philadelphia Daily News in 1972. Jasner covered the 76ers and the ...more

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Lewis Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Lewis Lloyd Lewis Kevin Lloyd is a retired American basketball player. A 6'6" swingman from Drake University, he played most of his professional career for the National Basketball Association's Houston

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Bobb Goldsteinn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Bobb Goldsteinn Bobb Goldsteinn is an American showman, songwriter, and artist. As a pop pioneer, he wrote The Village Stompers' international hit "Washington Square" and produced The GoldeBriars, ...more

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Jerome J. Shestack is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
Jerome J. Shestack Military Officer, Human rights activist, Lawyer Jerome Joseph "Jerry" Shestack was a Philadelphia lawyer and human rights advocate active in Democratic Party politics who served as president of the American Bar Association from 1997 ...more

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James Forman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
swbenson added Professor, Civil Rights Leader, Writer James Forman was an American Civil Rights leader active in the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, the Black Panther Party, and the International Black Workers Congress. He received a ...more

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James Mtume is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Overbrook High School Alumni
swbenson added James Mtume